General Poetry posted December 23, 2017

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A Christmas Dicotomy

by Chrissy710

Christmas roast and pud
a fine festive fare is had
bellies full and satisfied.
Starving children weep
festive fare is not for them
bellies stay empty again


Sedoka Poem writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
Write a sedoka poem. A sedoka consists of two unrhymed three-line stanzas, each with a syllable count of 5 - 7 - 7.
Often these stanzas go at the same subject from different perspectives, but that is not a requirement.

As we all enjoy our Festive fare spare a thought to the millions who wont

Thanks to MKFlood for The image Starving in Paridise
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